Aquatics Development Manager

Are you ready to take on the challenge of a lifetime?

Teaching over 52,000 babies and toddlers per week across the UK, Ireland, Canada, Netherlands, China, Water Babies is the largest pre-school swimming company in the world. We are looking to appoint a talented and experienced Aquatics Development Manager to develop what is the core of the business and help shape the company’s aquatics programmes across the UK and internationally.

The Aquatics Development Manager will work with our franchise network to ensure the highest quality swimming lesson provision is in place company-wide and will be an integral part of the franchisor’s Head Office team. They will work to develop our aquatic programmes through research into child development and ensure our teaching standards conform to best industry practice. They will support our network of over 600 teachers to be the best they can be through helping to create innovative and dynamic training content and teaching resources and will also be involved in training new franchisees in the aquatics part of the business.

The role will require you to work closely with our UK and international franchisees, head office team and teachers, therefore exceptional communication, organisation and planning skills will be key to the success of this post. You should have proven and successful experience of teaching learn to swim lessons, developing aquatic programmes and working with individuals from a wide range of backgrounds. A sound understanding of child development and aquatics is essential.

The post will be full time and permanent, and we will reward you with a competitive salary and company benefits package. It will be based in Devon but include significant travel across our UK and international territories.

To apply now for this exciting role, please send us an email with a cover letter and CV.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 3 February. For further information please contact Hannah Smith, Group Associate Director on 07484 544 949.